A Conversation with Sheila Johnson

Thu Jan 11 2024 at 11:00 am to 01:30 pm

Shanna and Bryan Glazer JCC | Tampa

The Centre for Women
Publisher/HostThe Centre for Women
A Conversation with Sheila Johnson
Luncheon with CEO of Salamander Hospitality, First Black American Billionaire, 2017 Waves of Change Honoree and Author of Walk Through Fire.
About this Event

The Centre for Women is hosting a special Women’s Leadership Luncheon on Thursday, January 11 th , 2024 featuring one of the world’s leading businesswomen and America’s First Black American Billionaire, SHEILA JOHNSON.

Sheila is the co-founder of Black Entertainment Television ( BET), an American cable network designed primarily for African-American audiences. She is CEO of Salamander Resorts and the first African American woman to be an owner or partner in three professional sports franchises: the Washington Capitals, the Washington Wizards, and the Washington Mystics. 

Everyone attending the luncheon will receive a copy of Sheila’s new book, "Walk Through Fire: A Memoir of Love, Loss, and Triumph." It is an inspiring story of overcoming toxic influences, discovering her true self, and at last finding happiness in her work and life.


Event Venue & Nearby Stays

Shanna and Bryan Glazer JCC, 522 North Howard Avenue, Tampa, United States


USD 125.00 to USD 1250.00

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